LIBA Draws Japanese Delegates’ Attention to Agriculture

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As efforts to promote value addition to Liberia’s agricultural produce remain a concern, the Liberian Business Association (LIBA), in partnership with the Liberia Food...

Fisheries Sector Attracts US$40M to Boost Revenue

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The National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) and the World Bank are expected to sign a $3.7 million agreement today, January 21 to improve...

LIBA Promises to Invest US$157.9M to Support Food Production on Commercial...

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---Embarks on Liberia’s food production program; as Japanese investment delegation arrives today The Liberia Business Association (LIBA) has announced that it will embark on the...

NAYMOTE: So Far, President Has Fulfilled Only 7 out of 92...

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NAYMOTE Partners for Democratic Initiatives, one of the leading Civil Society organizations in Liberia, with support from the Open Society Initiative of West Africa...

Sinoe Women Benefit from Oxfam Liberia’s Livelihood Program

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By Tina S. Mehnpaine A group of rural women under the banner of the Natural Resources Women Platform (NRWP) in Juarson Statutory District, Sinoe County,...

Fabrar Liberia CEO Appointed New Agriculture Minister

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On Thursday, January 16, 2020, President George M. Weah named Ms. Jeanine Milly Cooper, chief executive officer (CEO) of Fabrar Liberia Incorporated, a local...

Mr. Arnu Clarence Diggs Dies

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Agriculturist, former Assistant Minister, MOA Mr. Arnu C. Diggs, a leading Liberian agriculturist and former Assistant Minister, Ministry of Agriculture, R.L., died December 27, 2019...

EU Provides 2M Euro to Strengthen Agricultural Extension, Research

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The European Union (EU) Delegation to Liberia has provided 2 million Euro to strengthen extension services and research for smallholder farmers across the country...

Legislature to ‘Rush’ Amending Mining, Fisheries, Forestry Laws

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... to Repair Economy As the the House of Representatives begins its third Session today, January 13, it is expected to commence with a tense...

“LPMC Provided Many Employment in Agriculture Sector”

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-- LCC acting president Collins asserts Since the dissolution of the Liberia Produce Marketing Corporation (LPMC) in 2015, the agricultural sector in the country has...

Solidaridad, EU Sign Partnership Agreement to Develop Cocoa Value Chain in...

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Solidaridad West Africa, in partnership with the European Union, has signed an agreement for the implementation of the Cocoa Value Chain Development Program (COVADEP)...

FAO Donates Logistics to MoA

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In response to the logistical needs of the Ministry of Agriculture to decentralize activities in the agriculture sector, the United Nations Food and Agriculture...

Rice Federation Presents Regional Rice Report to MOA

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Mohammed Kamara, President of the National Rice Federation of Liberia (NRFL) has presented the regional consultation framework of rice producers’ summary report to the...

Still in Search of New Agriculture Minister?

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A source who preferred to remain anonymous has raised concern over the delay by President George Weah to appoint a new minister of agriculture,...

Liberia Agriculture Review 2019: Reflecting Interventions by Government and Partners

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President George M. Weah in his second annual message delivered to the 54th Legislature on Monday, January 28, 2019, described agriculture as critical to...

Japan, Through FAO, Enhances Smallholder Farmers’ Productivity

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In a sunny afternoon in Panta District, Bong County, a group of sixty-five (65) farmers under the name “Kwapaigei Farmers Development Cooperative Society (KFDCS),”...

4H Liberia Concludes Agriculture Trade Fair

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-As MOE Official stresses need for gov't to support school gardens An official of the Ministry of Education says the lack of funding for school...

Liberia Loses US$18M Annually on Water Borne Diseases

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The acting Director-General of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL), Dr. Mosoka P. Fallah, says the country loses almost US$18 million annually...

“No Encouragement for Urban Farmers”

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-Farmers opposite Old Road Junction say Despite interest expressed by the Liberian government to prioritize Agriculture to reduce poverty among rural and urban dwellers engaged...

MOA Begins PPR Vaccination Campaign for Goats, Sheep

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The Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) has disclosed that it is collaborating with partners to carry out the Peste des Petit Ruminant (PPR) vaccination campaign...